next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Struan Donald
Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it does is this not going to make the next social meeting a bit problematic? just a thought. Struan

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Steve Mynott
Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it does is this not going to make the next social meeting a bit

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread James Powell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 01:48:04PM +, Steve Mynott wrote: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Struan Donald
* at 19/04 15:04 +0100 dcross - David Cross said: From: Steve Mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 2:48 PM Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Mike Wyer
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Marcel Grunauer wrote: On Thursday, April 19, 2001, at 03:37 PM, dcross - David Cross wrote: Hmmm... You're assuming that Perl Mongers use public transport. I thought we all swanned about in taxis and limos. I recommend public camels. Maybe now would be the time for a

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 04:40:02PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the heffalump house was shut. The penguins ain't bad, though. Last time I saw penguins at a zoo,

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Marcel Grunauer
On Thursday, April 19, 2001, at 05:40 PM, Mike Wyer wrote: I recommend public camels. Maybe now would be the time for a trip to the zoo. Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the

RE: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Mike Wyer [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 4:40 PM Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the heffalump house was shut. The penguins ain't bad, though. Ooh. Thanks. I think

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Mike Wyer
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Dominic Mitchell wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 04:40:02PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: Camels are quite hard to see at London Zoo at the moment, owing to the foot 'n mouth situation. I was there a couple of weeks back, and the heffalump house was shut. The penguins ain't bad,

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Barbie
From: "Steve Mynott" [EMAIL PROTECTED] why don't you have the social meeting a day earlier so that everyone can "work from home" with their hangovers the following day? That would work for me. I might be able to get down to London more often. Being in charge of baby while missus goes off

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Robin Szemeti
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, you wrote: The okapi was much better nahh .. okapi are ok ish .. but Tapir are my favourite. I want a Tapir. I reckon I could house it in an old stable and so long as I put a decent fence around an acre or so it would be happy. if anyone knows of one going for a

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Simon Cozens
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 05:12:20PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: The okapi was much better (think giraffe crossed with zebra with a tongue any muff diver would kill for) Do they have bonobo? I thought bonobo were the generic sexual zoo inhabitant. -- "MSDOS didn't get as bad as it is overnight --

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Mike Wyer
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Simon Cozens wrote: On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 05:12:20PM +0100, Mike Wyer wrote: The okapi was much better (think giraffe crossed with zebra with a tongue any muff diver would kill for) Do they have bonobo? I thought bonobo were the generic sexual zoo inhabitant. Nope. All

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Chris Heathcote
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001 18:03:20 +0100 (BST), Mike Wyer [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nope. All very respectable, sadly. No bonobos at all, and all the other apes and monkeys were very well behaved. Last time I went, the prarie dogs had gone. I was not amused. c. -- every day, computers are

RE: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread dcross - David Cross
From: Struan Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 2:30 PM Noticed on my way past the news stands last night that the next tube strike is pencilled in for May the 3rd, as is the next social meeting. OK, so the strike might not happen but if it does is this not going to